Donate to Carkeek Watershed Community Action Project

Tiny Trees preschool observes, discusses, and feeds salmon fry at the Carkeek Imprint Pond; May 10, 2017

CWCAP became a 501(c)(3) entity in February 1984. The list of accomplishments is a tale of education, action, and a deep commitment to vision, responsibility, and cooperation. Thank you for your support in your community, this watershed, Carkeek Park, and Salmon Programs over these many years. Together we’ve demonstrated how far we can go towards a sustainable, healthy, and safe future in Piper’s Creek Watershed. Each donation will help us reach community, students, and local and state agencies who may not otherwise have an opportunity to develop awareness, appreciation, and stewardship values. You can help support our programs and your community!

While we are installing secure, electronic donation functionality on this website, please mail your generous tax-deductible donation check to:

Carkeek Watershed Community Action Project (or simply CWCAP )
15010 Ashworth Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133

Some current and recent activities that benefit from your support:

  • Educational opportunities for local public, private, and home school groups
  • Field trips to Grovers Creek Salmon Hatchery (Suquamish Tribe)
  • Annual salmon fry imprinting, feeding, and releases
  • Annual salmon spawning surveys and reporting
  • Water quality monitoring and outdoor education classes
  • Storm water and Surface runoff community outreach
  • Backyard wildlife, pollution reduction, and permeable landscaping community outreach
  • Summer Outdoor Classrooms (e.g., EarthKeepers Day Camp and SEalaska Day Camp)
  • South Seattle and Shoreline Colleges classroom fields trip connections
  • Annual World Water Monitoring Challenge events
  • Annual Carkeek Park Earth Day, Salmon Steward, and Salmon Celebration support
  • Salmon in the Schools (SIS) Salmon Search (fall) and Salmon Release (spring) programs support
  • Website support for Salmon in the School (sisseattle.org)
  • State of Puget Sound Conference sponsorship
  • 20th Anniversary Dedication of the Carkeek Play Area Renovation (Fall 2017)

Upcoming Projects needing your support:

  • Study to determine natural spawning returns from salmon release returns
  • Establishment of water quality monitoring stations on Venema and Piper’s Creek
  • Imprint System maintenance & upgrades
  • Resident cutthroat Trout Survey to determine population and habitat improvements
  • Expanded education engagement including middle & high school, 2-year colleges, and universities
  • Habitat planning and improvement — looks good now, but there will always be maintenance and planning
  • Watershed’s Among Us partnerships — partner with the region’s other watersheds to build healthy outcomes
  • Develop a robust membership of community and other local leaders to steer us ahead

Nancy Malmgren, 1929-2016 Founder, Director
Bill Hagen
Bill Hagen, 1937-2016 Salmon Programs

The recent passing of Bill Hagen and Nancy Malmgren has sent great shocks through the watershed community. Picking up the pieces has only been modestly seamless because of the decades-long work and attention to long-lasting detail that they embedded into this work.

Thank Bill and Nancy very much…

Feel free to add In memory of Nancy Malmgren, In memory of Bill Hagen or words of your choice to the Memo line of your check.

Please include contact information such as email, address, or phone, so that we may thank you for your support.

For more information, contact CWCAP@CarkeekWatershed.org or Rick Henry @ 206-235-7431.

Thank you for you support!

While we are installing secure, electronic donation functionality on this website, please mail your generous tax-deductible donation check to:

Carkeek Watershed Community Action Project (or simply CWCAP )
15010 Ashworth Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133

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